Period
to 11 July 2020

The median contractor rate for a Change Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Change Manager
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 87 159 151
Rank change year-on-year +72 -8 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 12 21 13
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.71% 0.49% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.52% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
Median daily rate £475 £519 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.43% -1.24% +8.30%
10th Percentile £433 £409 £430
90th Percentile £569 £588 £550
South East median daily rate £463 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -2.63% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
South East median hourly rate - £16.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Contract vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 1,585 4,024 3,737
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.68% 94.33% 93.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 850 2,013 1,960
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.43% +0.61%
10th Percentile £231 £262 £250
90th Percentile £638 £600 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +3.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 136 102
Median hourly rate £26.71 £20.38 £18.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.07% +12.51% +20.73%
10th Percentile £15.96 £12.00 £8.01
90th Percentile £52.04 £73.75 £48.55
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year - +20.32% +6.86%

Change Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Change Manager in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Change Manager in Berkshire

Change Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Change Manager in Berkshire.

Daily rate trend for Change Manager in Berkshire

Change Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Change Manager in Berkshire over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Change Manager in Berkshire

Change Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Change Manager in Berkshire.

Hourly rate trend for Change Manager in Berkshire

Change Manager
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Manager within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 11 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead +16 4 - -
Slough +22 3 £475 -20.83%
Reading +25 2 £588 +25.33%
Windsor - 1 £438 -
Change Manager
South East

Change Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, Change Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Change Manager in the job title.

1 11 (91.67%) Change Management
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) BMC
3 4 (33.33%) Remedy
3 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 4 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) SAP
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) SAP Basis
5 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Change Control
5 2 (16.67%) SAP HANA
5 2 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (8.33%) G Suite
6 1 (8.33%) Office 365
6 1 (8.33%) Coaching
6 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (8.33%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (8.33%) Business Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) Strategic Thinking
6 1 (8.33%) Power Platform
6 1 (8.33%) SAP PI
6 1 (8.33%) ITSM
6 1 (8.33%) Google

Change Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (8.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) G Suite
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
1 1 (8.33%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SAP HANA
2 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) SAP Basis
2 1 (8.33%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) CMDB
1 1 (8.33%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Change Management
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Change Control
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Business Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) Coaching
6 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) ITSM
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Service Management
6 1 (8.33%) Strategic Thinking
6 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) BMC
1 4 (33.33%) Remedy
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft